Softworld 2006: special report

With Softworld just around the corner, we look at the issues challenging the

Softworld preview: the IT factor
Compliance and corporate governance are driving the market for business software

Enterprise software: hard to swallow
Enterprise wide software systems require a big investment of time and cash.
But are suppliers more interested in gobbling up rivals than customers needs?

XBRL: let’s talk about x
If XBRL is the future of financial reporting, why don’t finance directors
already know about it?

Financial software: leaders of the pack

We report on who’s who in the financial software market -and what’s on offer

Outsourcing: a fair share
Small companies are more likely to outsource their F&A functions than
large firms, but the takeup of shared services is rapidly gaining momentum

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